Living on-campus

It’s easy to stay connected and meet new friends when you live on-campus. Steckley Hall Residence gives you the opportunity to meet new friends and it has several comforts of home. By choosing on-campus living, you’ll live close to classmates, athletic facilities, food services, and your classrooms.

Campus Residence: Steckley Hall

Students wishing to live in residence can apply for a room in Steckley Hall. Residence is guaranteed for first-year students who apply by the residence application deadline. The residence provides a positive experience in dormitory style group living where students learn independence and interpersonal skills.

Steckley Hall Student Residence Fast Facts

  • Co-ed facility
  • Approximately 190 spaces in double rooms (single rooms available by request; additional cost)
  • Dormitory-style living
  • Staffed 24 hours/day when students present
  • Short walk to classes and Willson Hall Cafeteria
  • Non-smoking facility
  • Controlled entrance after 11:00 PM daily
  • Quiet wing available for students looking for maximum study time
  • Quiet times beginning at 11:00 PM to promote positive sleeping experiences

Services available in residence include:

  • High-speed, wireless internet
  • Fitness centre
  • Kitchenette
  • Coin-operated laundry machines
  • Vending machines
  • Student lounges (equipped with cable TV and various pool/ping pong/foosball tables)

Please apply by the residence application deadline: Friday, May 31, 2019.

Residence Application Form is posted on our website. Please note, a $500.00 deposit is required when submitting a residence application and will be deducted off the Winter semester residence fees.

Students wishing to live in residence can apply for a room in Steckley Hall after they accept their offer of admission from us. Residence is available to students for both their first and second years of studies. Rooms are assigned on a first come, first serve basis up to 190 spaces. Single room availability is determined by the number of applications to residence received by the application deadline.

For students studying in the Veterinary Technology Alternative program or staying in Ridgetown for on-campus summer employment, Steckley Hall is not available as a housing option.

Dining On Campus

All students living in Steckley Hall are required to purchase a meal plan.

The meal plan includes 14 meals per week, from Monday morning breakfast through to Friday lunch. The Steckley Hall kitchenette remains open for students staying oncampus during the weekends as there is no food service available. There are also many different restaurant options in Ridgetown as well as a grocery store for students who stay in residence on the weekends.

The meal plan has many different entrée options to choose from at each meal and provides many different healthy choices. This is an all-you-can-eat meal plan, so students pay one flat rate for each 13-week semester.

Cafeteria Hours of Service

  • Hot Breakfast - 7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Continental Breakfast - 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  • Lunch - 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Dinner - 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

For special dietary needs, please speak with our campus chef to ensure your dietary needs are met.

Meal plan cost per semester: $1,484

*based on 2018-2019 rates

Residence Fees

  • Double occupancy - $1,268 per semester (two students per room)
  • Single occupancy - $2,536 per semester (one student per room)

*based on 2018-2019 rates


Parking is available on campus for $30 to $120 per year, depending on location. Tags can be purchased from campus administration.

Residence Forms

Please note: Students can apply to residence after receiving an offer of admission

Page reviewed 10/26/2018